With President Obama’a announcement of a framework for working with Iran to prevent its development of nuclear weapons, he’s demonstrated that if you give peace a chance, it can work. Meanwhile, Republicans and the military manufacturers who finance their elections are outraged at the thought of preventing a new war with Iran and will be doing everything they can to sabotage any deal.
Coming as it does on the eve of Easter, it is a good time to think about and celebrate the message of peace. So this weekend’s music theme is about peace, getting along, friendship, togetherness….and standing up against war.
As a shout out to Joni Mitchell who’s been going through some health problems now, we’ll start with one of hers: